Discover the Charm of Lancaster County, PA If you have ever visited, read about, see photos, or watched videos about Lancaster County, PA – you know it is a special place! The region rich in history, culture, and family-friendly activities. Whether you’re a first-time visitor
Thought you knew everything about Columbia? Did you know we have the largest collection of watches and clocks… in the entire USA? The National Watch and Clock Museum in Columbia, Lancaster County, has a little bit of everything, from the large to the small and
• Hidden Treasures Four enormous Antique Centers—all with ample free parking—have made Columbia an epicenter for Lancaster and York County treasure hunters. Professional “pickers” also know to check out the town’s numerous nostalgia, collectibles and second-hand stores, as well as a fantastic Locust Street comic
Just a few miles across the river from historic downtown Columbia, is a wedding venue known for its hilltop views and beautiful horse farm. Locals and out-of-towners alike choose Lauxmont Farms to celebrate their special day. If you are planning a wedding at Lauxmont Farms,
For those interested in delicious, locally crafted beer, Columbia has some great options! There are 3 breweries in town – two local favorites are Starview Brews and Columbia Kettle Works are just one block apart, and the new-to-town Lancaster Distilleries is right around the corner!
Sight and Sound Theater has two locations – one in Branson, MO and the original location here in Lancaster, PA. Visitors to Sight and Sound are in for a treat as they visit the heart of Amish Country in Strasburg, PA to the incredible performances
So You Think You Know Columbia? Think again. Columbia is a thriving, vibrant urban diamond-in-the-rough on the banks of the Susquehanna River—brimming with character and overflowing with history. Located at the western edge of Lancaster County, Columbia was once proposed by Benjamin Franklin as the
Columbia is a vibrant place overflowing with captivating and exciting opportunities – from biking along the river trail, to paddling along the Susquehanna, to hiking Chickies Rock, to taking a walk and venturing into the remarkable history of Columbia. All of these things have to
Downtown Columbia From good food and coffee, to architecture and antiques, to its rich and vibrant history, Columbia Pennsylvania offers something for everyone. Grab a cuppa and take a trip back in time to discover the many historic sites that reside in our beautiful river
Columbia Borough granted an exemption to open Freedom Home Vacation Home in a historic 1876 mansion in June of 2022. Since that time, over 100+ visitors have chosen to stay in the short term rental through AirBnB reservations and some direct-bookings at their website. Growth
Chickies Rock County Park in Columbia, Pennsylvania is a beautiful and peaceful park that offers a variety of outdoor activities. Situated on the Susquehanna River, the park offers stunning views of the river and its surrounding area. The park has over 400 acres of land
The town of Columbia is rich in history, full of charming small shops, and bustling with people enjoying outdoor activities such as running, biking, or fishing. For me, just the sight of water brings a sense of calm and I have often enjoyed a lunch
What do you get when you have an Antique Appraiser stay at your home? Answer: lots more cool facts about your home! We were thrilled to host The Antique Nomad – a YouTube star and Facebook Antique Picker/Appraisal guru in Columbia, PA while he participated
Built to replace the old oak planked lockup that was torn down in 1836 were six cells that were constructed under the original market house of 1814. The market house above had government offices, market house and schoolroom. Each cell contained a cot to sleep
I live in Fairfax, Virginia, and I work for the federal government. One of the things that I’m looking forward to in the next few years is retiring somewhere. I’m a Penn State fan. So I adopted Pennsylvania as my home. My dad was military.
On Saturday, June 25, the Susquehanna National Heritage Area hosted the 2022 Bridge Burner Run & Paddle Challenge down along the waterfront in Columbia, PA – and it was quite the day! With beautiful weather and the sun up and shining early, participants from all
No matter the season, I always feel the call to escape from the noise of the city and surround myself with the silent wonders of nature. Lancaster County has many trails and bikeways to offer, but none is so beautiful as the Northwest River Trail.
Welcome to Discover Columbia – our historic river town is a destination unlike any other in Lancaster County. Whether you are looking for incredible views of the Susquehanna River and our natural beauty and wildlife, exploring pivotal historic events, architecture, and landmarks, or wanting to